LFCC to Host Administrative Professionals Retreat in April

For Immediate Release:
March 31, 2009

Primary Media Contact:
Sally Voth
Public Relations Specialist
svoth@lfcc.edu
Phone: 540-868-7134

MIDDLETOWN and WARRENTON, Va. – The Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) Office of Workforce Solutions and Continuing Education is hosting the 2009 Administrative Professionals
Retreat —  “Excellence in Action – Yes We CAN!” The retreat will be held on Friday, April 24 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at LFCC’s Middletown Campus. The Shenandoah Valley Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals is also participating in the event.

The full-day retreat is designed to train and celebrate the work of administrative professionals. The four main topics that will be covered during the retreat are interoffice skills, computer skills, professionalism in the office and wellness.

“The retreat will cover several exciting seminar topics focusing on all areas of excellence,” said Jeanian Clark, assistant vice president of workforce solutions and continuing education. “We believe that a well-rounded, trained professional is a successful professional.”

The cost of the retreat is $99 per person; however, companies who register two or more individuals by April 10 can save $10 off each person’s registration fee.

For more information or to register, interested individuals may call 540-868-7021 or visit http://www.LFCCWorkforce.com.

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Founded in 1970, Lord Fairfax Community College is a multi-campus public institution of higher education. With four locations — Middletown, Warrenton, Luray-Page County and most recently, Vint Hill— the College serves eight localities in the Shenandoah Valley and northern Piedmont regions. The localities are the counties of Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah and Warren and the city of Winchester. LFCC offers more than 75 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of disciplines, in addition to providing access to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs offered on site by a four-year institution. LFCC also serves the business community by offering workforce preparation programs for employees and employers. LFCC serves more than 9,000 unduplicated credit students and more than 11,000 individuals in professional development and business and industry courses annually.

Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lord Fairfax Community College. Lord Fairfax Community College is an equal opportunity institution providing educational and employment opportunities, programs, services, and activities and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, disability, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors. LFCC also prohibits sexual misconduct including sexual violence or harassment.

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